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Today George Clooney, yes, that George Clooney, was arrested while protesting in Washington D.C. in front of the Sudanese Embassy over the killings of innocent men, women and children. Clooney was arrested by US Secret Service after he refused to move away from the protected area around the embassy. In all, 15 men were arrested, including George’s dad, Nick, a congressman and 2 women. He was let go shortly after paying $100 bail. He said he feels good about the arrest because it puts the spotlight on the crisis.

He recently shot a short documentary about the situation in Sudan, which he released on EnoughProject.org

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